How do I remove my key from the ignition? on 2009 Chevrolet Cobalt

My key is stuck in the ignition, currently in the "on" position. I can't turn my car off, or remove the key at all. This is the first time this has happened. It's a manual transmission.

Asked by for the 2009 Chevrolet Cobalt
3 answers
YOUR IGNITION CYLINDER NEEDS TO BE REPLACED
The ignition Switch needs replaced and reprogrammed.This seems to be a common problem with the Cobalts.
Take the palm of your hand and hit down gear shift